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noun 
  1. A broad street, especially one bordered by trees.
  2. A way or opening for entrance into a place; a passage by which a place may by reached; a way of approach or of exit.
  3. The principal walk or approach to a house which is withdrawn from the road, especially, such approach bordered on each side by trees; any broad passageway thus bordered.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: weg(nl)
  • French: avenue(fr)
  • German: Allee(de)
  • Italian: it(it, viale}}, {{t+)corso
  • Spanish: avenida(es)
Etymology: French avenue, from Old French avenue, feminine past participle of avenir "approach", from Latin advenire "come to", from ad "to" + venire "come".


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